Headteacher pays tribute to pupils

TRIBUTES have been paid to Dean Bloomfield and Scott Towler, the two 15-year-old boys who died when a car struck them on Friday afternoon in Fore Hamlet, Ipswich.

TRIBUTES have been paid to Dean Bloomfield and Scott Towler, the two 15-year-old boys who died when a car struck them on Friday afternoon in Fore Hamlet, Ipswich.

Both were pupils at Stoke High School and today headteacher Martin Liddle said: "We are all deeply shocked at the tragic deaths of Dean and Scott. Both boys were popular and well-liked by both fellow pupils and staff.

"We will be returning to school in the very saddest of circumstances, and

there will be a special assembly in the morning.


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"We will be offering special counselling and support for pupils and staff through the county council's expertise.

"Our thoughts are with the families of both boys at this very difficult and

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distressing time."

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